Portrait of Miss Emily Manley
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Description:Robert Fagan (1761-1816) Brought up in London and admitted to the Royal Academy in 1781. Established himself as a portraitist of fashionable grand tourists and a dealer in art and antiquities in Italy. This portrait was listed in an auction at Pyms Gallery in the Summer of 1999. Information listed there as follows: 'Provenance: By descent from the sitter to Francis Hubert Manley, Maria Manley who married Humphrey Walmesley thence by descent Inscribed on label on stretcher: "Lent to Humphrey Walmesley Esq by Mr F.H. Manley and to be returned whenever required Nov. 17 1904"'.
Dimensions/Extent:70 x 59 cm
Author: Fagan, Robert (English painter, archaeologist, and art dealer of Irish origin, 1761-1816, active in Italy)
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